Severe Thunderstorm and Fire Weather Threats in the Central U.S. Today; Strong Storm in Western Alaska

There is an Enhanced Risk (Level 3 of 5) for severe thunderstorms today with threats for significant severe hail and tornado potential over southern Iowa into northern Missouri and west-central Illinois. Elevated to critical fire weather is possible today due to gusty winds and dry conditions over parts of the southern High Plains and northeastern Montana.
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Last Update: 201 PM PDT Tue Apr 16 2024

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Los Angeles/Oxnard, CA Local Forecast Office

11NM S Santa Barbara CA

Marine Zone Forecast


Tonight
W winds 15 to 20 kt with local gusts to 25 kt in the evening, becoming 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 4 to 6 ft at 9 seconds.
Wed
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 4 ft at 10 seconds.
Wed Night
SW winds 10 kt in the evening, becoming SE. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 10 seconds. S swell 2 ft in the evening. Patchy fog after midnight.
Thu
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
Thu Night
W winds 10 to 15 kt in the evening, becoming 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
Fri
Winds variable 10 kt or less, becoming W 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 2 to 3 ft at 8 seconds. S swell 2 ft in the morning. Patchy fog in the morning.
Fri Night
W winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt in the evening, becoming N 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 2 to 4 ft.
Sat
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 to 5 ft.
Sun
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 3 to 5 ft. Patchy fog.
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Last Update: 201 PM PDT Tue Apr 16 2024
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